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Lot #564
George Gershwin Photograph with 'Porgy and Bess' AMQS

Rare Gershwin signed portrait with musical quotation from "Porgy & Bess"

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Estimate: $2000+
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Rare Gershwin signed portrait with musical quotation from "Porgy & Bess"

Sensational vintage 8.5 x 10.75 paperstock photo of the acclaimed composer and pianist, signed and inscribed in fountain pen, "For Eliza—In happy remembrance of happy times together. With sincere admiration, George Gershwin," who adds three bars of music from his classic 1935 opera "Porgy & Bess," writing a tempo note above, "Andante Cantabile.” In fine condition, with some light creasing in the right border.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts Featuring Classical Music
  • Dates: #661 - Ended April 12, 2023

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